[systemd-devel] User sessions, session buses, user buses

Simon McVittie simon.mcvittie at collabora.co.uk
Wed Feb 11 13:18:19 PST 2015

On 30/01/15 08:30, Simon McVittie wrote:
> So that the people who are happy with the complexities of the current
> arrangement can remain happy, here is how I intend it to work:
> * ./configure --disable-user-bus: you get a login-session-centric world
> * ./configure --enable-user-bus: you get a user-session-centric world
> * configure either way and selectively install/delete files: you can
>    either have a login-session-centric or user-session-centric world,
>    depending what you install. (This is so I can have dbus-user-bus and
>    dbus-x11 binary packages in Debian, where the answer to "do A or do
>    B?" is always "both!", without having to compile everything twice;
>    the GNOME metapackage could eventually depend on dbus-user-bus.)

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